Bonnie Doon Community League

The Bonnie Doon Community League supports programs & activities that benefit the residents of Bonnie Doon.

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Masks for Seniors - Thank you
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Masks for Seniors - Thank you
Thank you to the amazing sewers in our neighbourhood who donated reusable masks to our packages for seniors.  Bonnie Doon Community League purchased 6 boxes or reusable masks and we put out a request on our social media and in our August email newsletter, and our neighbourhood sewers got to ...
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Rutherford School Bottle and Food Drive - September 1, 2020
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Rutherford School Bottle and Food Drive - September 1, 2020
A note from Rutherford School Parent Councill:"Rutherford Parent Council is hosting a Bottle Drive in support of Rutherford School (Bonnie Doon's elementary school) on Tuesday, September 1, from 10am – 3pm. Please drop off your donations to the auxiliary parking lot, outside the gym.&n...
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Back To School Bicycle Safety Day - Aug 30, 2020
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Back To School Bicycle Safety Day - Aug 30, 2020
Join Bonnie Doon Corner Market on Sunday August 30th from 1 to 3pm for Bonnie Doon Back to School Bicycle Safety Day.Bonnie Doon bike enthusiast, Peter Codizal, is organizing a Bonnie Doon Back to School Bicycle Safety Day, in collaboration with Bonnie Doon Corner Market, the Alberta Cycling...
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Bonnie Doon Bike Tour a Success
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Bonnie Doon Bike Tour a Success
On Aug. 6 during a Bonnie Doon’s 'Men’s Shed’’ Bike Tour, seven of our neighbours told about several important people and places that made Bonnie Doon what it is today.  We heard the stories of growing up in Bonnie Doon, two surviving and cherished heritage homes, the...
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We're building a (little, free) library!
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We are creating a new Little Free Library and would appreciate your Help.The box has its own storied past. Over 100 years ago the library began as a cupboard in an RCMP dormitory near Wabamun Lake. Last month, Bonnie Dooner John Taylor re-purposed the cupboard for its next chapter as a libra...
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Bonnie Doon Community Bike Tour - August 6
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Join us on August 6 for A Bonnie Doon Community Bike Tour for adults and children, organized by Bonnie Doon Men's Shed Group.  If there is rain then we’ll reschedule to Aug 13, one week later.Highlighting historical landmarks and interesting stories about those who lived here befo...
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Powwow at the park
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Hello / Aaniin / Tansi!Do come down if you’re in Edmonton for EFCL's COVID-safe outdoor powwow with ample space for social distancing and masks + hand sanitizer available.Smokin Buffalo Singers (Cree) will be drumming and will MC this event, so Chi Miigwetch to them!Also, some sort of light...
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BD pool reopening
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It's a work in progress but here's what we've heard so far:Bonnie Doon Leisure Centre's pool reopens (with COVID-appropriate adjustments) July 20, 2020Here is the schedule of aquatic programs for children & adults (register here)Here is the drop-in schedule (including Community Swims)...... e...
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Tipi Teaching Sessions - July 2020
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Tipi Teaching Sessions - July 2020
The Edmonotn Federation of COmmunity Leagues (EFCL) received a grant from Canadian Heritage in August 2019 to fund Tipi Teachings for Edmonton Community Leagues! This grant will also allow capacity building within the leadership of the EFCL to become familiar with Indigenous protocol, p...
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Rutherford School 2019/2020 drive-by parade
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Rutherford School 2019/2020 drive-by parade
On Friday around 10am, the staff from Rutherford School will be holding an end of year drive-by parade through the greater Bonnie Doon area, to enable the students to see their teachers for the first time in over three months. Everyone is welcome to come out and wave! If you're driving in the nei...
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